43 Companies That Use AppSumo [2024]

Updated: May 21st, 2022

AppSumo is the leading digital marketplace for entrepreneurs. Discover, buy, and sell the products you need to grow your business, including software, courses, and ebooks.

We put together a list of the biggest companies that use AppSumo, along with some AppSumo testimonials and AppSumo case studies.

Here's the list:

1. Tortuga

Tortuga is a backpack line started by Fred Perrotta in 2010. Tortuga uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$300K / month
Team
2 founders / 9 employees
Location
Remote

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How We Started A $300K/Month Business Selling Carry On Travel Backpacks

How Tortuga bootstrapped their way to seven figures in revenue, by solving a problem for travelers with their carry-on sized travel backpacks, after overcoming challenges in design, manufacturing, and advertising.

Read by 12,486 founders

2. Pain Care Labs a dba of MMJ Labs

Pain Care Labs a dba of MMJ Labs is a medical device company started by Amy Baxter MD in 2006. Pain Care Labs a dba of MMJ Labs uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$208K / month
Team
1 founders / 7 employees
Location
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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How A Doctor Got On Shark Tank And Saved 31M People From Pain

Pain Care Labs, founded by a pediatric emergency doctor after inventing a vibrating ice pack bee, Buzzy, has sold over 31 million units while focusing on non-pharmaceutical pain relief, and recently launched a crowdfunding campaign for their latest product, DuoTherm.

Read by 24,347 founders

3. CRIK Nutrition

CRIK Nutrition is a supplements company started by Alex Drysdale in 2015. CRIK Nutrition uses AppSumo for their business.

Team
1 founders / 1 employees
Location
Pennsylvania, USA

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4. Entrepreneur Business Blog

Entrepreneur Business Blog is a marketing agency started by Emenike Emmanuel in 2016. Entrepreneur Business Blog uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$13K / month
Team
1 founders / 6 employees
Location
Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

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How A Young Entrepreneur From Nigeria Started A Profitable Blog

This case study follows the journey of a young entrepreneur from Nigeria who started a profitable blog generating a monthly revenue of $1,500+ through sales of advertising space, sponsored posts, and information products, and shares his strategies for success including a Twitter growth challenge and guest post pitches.

Read by 11,397 founders

5. Bad Ass Work Gear

Bad Ass Work Gear is a men's clothing line started by Paul Chittenden in 2012. Bad Ass Work Gear uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$15K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees
Location
Houston, Texas, USA

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How I Started A Heavy Duty Work Gear Brand After Working On An Oil Rig

A former oil rig worker founded Bad Ass Work Gear to create heavy duty work gear that can withstand the harsh environments of the oil and gas industry, diversifying into firefighter gear as well, with 2018 and 2019 averaging about $15,000 per month in revenue.

Read by 15,469 founders

6. Conundrum Publishing

Conundrum Publishing is an author started by Nick Thacker in 2017. Conundrum Publishing uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$20K / month
Team
1 founders / 2 employees
Location
Colorado, USA

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How I Generate $10K/Month As An Indie Writer

This case study follows full-time thriller and action-adventure author Nick Thacker who earns between $10k to $20k per month from writing, predominantly through Amazon Kindle Unlimited sales, and goes in-depth into his self-publishing strategy which maximizes sales and minimizes costs, such as developing a mailing list and utilizing print-on-demand services.

Read by 10,169 founders

7. Marketplace SuperHeroes

Marketplace SuperHeroes is a skills training business started by Stephen Somers in . Marketplace SuperHeroes uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$350K / month
Team
2 founders / 0 employees
Location
Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

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How We Started A $350K/Month Business Training Amazon Sellers

Marketplace SuperHeroes co-founder Stephen Somers shares how he started an online education company that helps people sell their products on Amazon globally from scratch, built an 8-figure coaching and services business, and created a consolidated freight company.

Read by 9,315 founders

8. Pushtak

Pushtak is an online course started by Adam Tal in 2014. Pushtak uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$150K / month
Team
1 founders / 10 employees
Location
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel

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How A High-School Dropout Started A $150K/Month Online Courses Company

A high school dropout turned entrepreneur started an online education business teaching "money hacking" and "equity hacking", generating over $6 million in revenue in the past 5 years, and plans to expand globally to revolutionize the way people make a living remotely.

Read by 7,708 founders

9. Clout Collective

Clout Collective is an influencer platform started by Arielle Frank in 2018. Clout Collective uses AppSumo for their business.

Team
1 founders / 1 employees
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

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On Creating An Influencer Platform As A Non-Technical Solo Founder

Clout Collective is an influencer marketing platform that offers transparency and standardization to content creators, allowing them to anonymously review brand collaborations and report generalized compensation rates per partnership.

Read by 7,039 founders

10. GoEdison

GoEdison is a lead generation business started by Joel Allen in 2015. GoEdison uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$18K / month
Team
2 founders / 1 employees
Location
Nashville, TN, USA

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On Starting A $20K/Month Lead Gen Marketing Agency

James Harper founded GoEdison, a small business marketing agency that specializes in B2B email drip campaigns for service-based businesses specializing in strange niches, achieving $17,000 - $20,000 in recurring revenue, attributing their success to keeping their business model simple and evolving over time.

Read by 7,526 founders

11. UserGuiding

UserGuiding is a software developer started by Osman Koc in 2018. UserGuiding uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$200K / month
Team
4 founders / 30 employees
Location
Istanbul, Turkey

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On Launching A $9.4K/Month SaaS That Helps With User Onboarding

UserGuiding is a SaaS product that has attracted 73 subscribers, 5,000 sign-ups from 92 countries, and 4 million end users, with a monthly recurring revenue that has increased from $413 to $9,400 in the past 14 months.

Read by 8,044 founders

12. JVI Mobile Marketing (Now JourneyBuilder.io)

JVI Mobile Marketing (Now JourneyBuilder.io) is a marketing agency started by Jay Vics in 2012. JVI Mobile Marketing (Now JourneyBuilder.io) uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$37K / month
Team
1 founders / 2 employees
Location
Greensboro, NC, USA

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How I Started A $7.5K/Month Digital Marketing Coaching And Consulting Business

How a side-hustle turned into a full-service digital marketing fulfillment agency that is currently bringing in around $7,500 a month in revenue, with big goals for the future, by focusing on human-to-human connections and continually evolving to meet their clients' needs.

Read by 7,341 founders

13. Better Sheets

Better Sheets is a skills training business started by Andrew Kamphey in 2020. Better Sheets uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$8.33K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees

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On Creating And Monetising Google Sheets Tutorials

Better Sheets is a Google Sheets tutorial providing screencasts to small businesses, earning $2,291 from 134 sales in May, with sales being mainly driven by AppSumo.

Read by 8,504 founders

14. Gorilla ROI

Gorilla ROI is a software integration plugin started by Jae Jun in 2018. Gorilla ROI uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$41.7K / month
Team
1 founders / 2 employees
Location
Seattle, Washington, USA

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How I Launched A $12K/Month Amazon Seller Central And Google Sheets Integration

Gorilla ROI is a Google Sheets add-on that connects Amazon Seller Central to Google Sheets, now bringing in $12,000/month through organic inbound marketing, and focusing on scalability before any heavy push towards outbound marketing.

Read by 10,187 founders

15. Virtual Latinos

Virtual Latinos is an outsourcing business started by Jaime Nacach in 2018. Virtual Latinos uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$350K / month
Team
1 founders / 73 employees

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How I Started A $4.2M/Year Latino Virtual Assistant Platform [Over 2,000 VA's]

Virtual Latinos is a win-win-win situation platform connecting entrepreneurs and business owners with top pre-vetted talent from Latin America while helping fellow Latinos find jobs with an average salary two to four times higher than in their home countries.

Read by 5,530 founders

16. MindTastik Meditation App

MindTastik Meditation App is a mindfulness coach started by Milena Ionescu in 2019. MindTastik Meditation App uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$35K / month
Team
2 founders / 3 employees

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How We Created a Meditation App That Generates $35K/Month [From Romania]

MindTastik co-founder Milena Ionescu shares how her and her partner created a successful niche meditation app that generates $35,000 USD monthly by offering longer, in-depth meditations with after-meditation tasks and mindfulness activities, and how they expanded their app family to include themed meditations for specific problems.

Read by 3,906 founders

17. Stackby

Stackby is a software developer started by Rachit Khator in 2018. Stackby uses AppSumo for their business.

Team
1 founders / 14 employees

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18. Storefront

Storefront is a technology related website business started by Tristan Pollock in 2012. Storefront uses AppSumo for their business.

Team
2 founders / 30 employees

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19. HypeLife Brands

HypeLife Brands is a lifestyle product brand started by Curt Cuscino in 1991. HypeLife Brands uses AppSumo for their business.

Team
1 founders / 10 employees

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20. Gear Up Hiking

Gear Up Hiking is a camping brand started by Asen Stoyanchev in 2019. Gear Up Hiking uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$1.35K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees

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I Make $1,350/Month With A Hiking Advice Website [Side Hustle]

From almost zero knowledge about SEO and marketing, this founder grew Gear Up Hiking, a hiking and camping niche affiliate blog that currently averages $1300+ per month and has a traffic range of 20k to 30k visitors monthly, and is worth over $50,000 if sold for profit.

Read by 7,221 founders

21. LowCode Agency

LowCode Agency is a freelance app developer started by Jesus Vargas in 2020. LowCode Agency uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$10K / month
Team
1 founders / 3 employees

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How I Started A $10K/Month App Building Agency Using No/Low Code Tools

LowCode Agency uses no/low code tools to build custom-made apps at 80% lower cost and 70% faster than traditional app development agencies, growing double digits every month and targeting $150,000 in sales in their first year.

Read by 20,592 founders

22. Klint Marketing

Klint Marketing is a SEO agency started by Taylor Ryan in 2019. Klint Marketing uses AppSumo for their business.

Team
1 founders / 10 employees

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23. Importify

Importify is a shopify ecommerce agency started by Moshe Lugasi in 2016. Importify uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$75K / month
Team
1 founders / 7 employees

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We Launched A $720K/Year Dropshipping App [With 7,500+ Customers]

How a video game industry sales manager turned his frustration with dropshipping into a $720k/year business, helping thousands of online storefronts automate their product import and dropshipping with app Importify.

Read by 5,152 founders

24. Mindynamics

Mindynamics is a skills training business started by Saakshi Choithani in 2019. Mindynamics uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$1.5K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees

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On Creating A Set Of Training And Skill Development Programs

Mindynamics, an Indian-based training and skill development company, successfully pivoted to e-learning during the pandemic and achieved over 100 events in the past year, expanding to five countries and offering individual and corporate training programs, while also helping trainers with technology challenges and content creation.

Read by 4,219 founders

25. Flipsnack

Flipsnack is a digital magazine started by Janina Moza in 2011. Flipsnack uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$800K / month
Team
1 founders / 70 employees

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How We Started A Digital Flipbook Making Tool That Makes $9.6M/Year

Flipsnack is an online tool that allows anyone to create digital flipbooks and has increased its business revenue by over 50% year over year, with YoY growth rates between 50% - 84%, shifting from a B2C approach and focusing more on B2B.

Read by 9,400 founders

26. Piktostory (now known as Piktochart)

Piktostory (now known as Piktochart) is an online video editing business started by Ching Goh in 2019. Piktostory (now known as Piktochart) uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$2K / month
Team
2 founders / 6 employees

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I Created The Simplest Video Editor Ever & Earn $2K/Month

Piktostory co-founder, Ai Ching Goh, divulges how she created a simple video editor with customizable captions and integrated "highlight" clipping features, attracting over 350 early adopters and focusing on promoting through Facebook communities and Product Hunt to acquire new paying customers.

Read by 3,627 founders

27. Tatum Digital Agency

Tatum Digital Agency is a digital agency started by AJ Tatum in 2021. Tatum Digital Agency uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$10K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees

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I Used My Programming Skills & Built A $120K/Year Freelance Business
Read by 3,629 founders

28. Boei

Boei is a social communication virtual robot business started by Ruben Buijs in 2020. Boei uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$2.54K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees

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I Built A Website Chat Tool & Grew It To $30K ARR

Boei is a chat widget that integrates with social channels like WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger, which has made a gross profit of over $20,000 in just ten months and has over 2,088 customers and growing.

Read by 2,783 founders

29. Instoo

Instoo is a marketing automation platform started by Rohan Arun in 2018. Instoo uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$30K / month
Team
1 founders / 3 employees

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I Coded A $360K/Year TikTok & Instagram Automation Tool

Instoo Founder Rohan Arun raised $3.9 million through his previous startups before launching Instoo, which now has thousands of global active users and generates $30,000 in average monthly revenue through its social automation service.

Read by 6,243 founders

30. Rytr

Rytr is a writing tool started by Abhi in 2021. Rytr uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$5K / month
Team
2 founders / 1 employees

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I Built A Simple AI Writing Tool That Makes $60K/Year

Rytr, a new AI writing assistant developed by a startup platform and business incubator, has become a market leader, serving over 300,000 customers across the world and doing seven figures in ARR.

Read by 6,072 founders

31. Vizologi

Vizologi is a business startup instruction business started by Pedro Trillo in 2019. Vizologi uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$8K / month
Team
1 founders / 3 employees

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Our $8K/Month AI-Powered SaaS Helps Businesses Find New Opportunities

Vizologi generates $8K MMR from their AI-powered SaaS business, providing business model ideas through a combinatorial algorithm based on neural networks, with 50k monthly visits and a CAC of $50.

Read by 2,658 founders

32. CLOSEM

CLOSEM is a marketing automation platform started by Richard Miles and Laura Betterly in 2020. CLOSEM uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$30K / month
Team
2 founders / 1 employees

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I Came Home From Africa To Build A $200K/Year Sales Automation Software

CLOSEM is an AI-powered software tool that helps entrepreneurs and small business owners automate the time-consuming work of following up with leads, prospects, and customers, and increasing sales, grossing around $200,000 this year and confidently targeting $12MM next year.

Read by 3,865 founders

33. Vidds

Vidds is an online video editing business started by Ed Thomas in 2021. Vidds uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$2.3K / month
Team
2 founders / 0 employees

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These Two Founders Met Online And Created A Video-Editing App

Vidds co-founders built an online video editor, with drag & drop scene builder, pre-designed templates, music, shape, and animations features that on average is now generating $2,300 a month from solo entrepreneurs and small business owners.

Read by 2,718 founders

34. Graphue

Graphue is a sell digital products started by Paul Jansen in 2020. Graphue uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$8K / month
Team
1 founders / 2 employees

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35. Zion Builder

Zion Builder is a website builder started by Balasa Sorin Stefan in 2011. Zion Builder uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$20K / month
Team
2 founders / 6 employees

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I Learned To Code At 8 Yrs Old. This Led Me To Build A $240K/Year Wordpress Site Builder

Learn how Stefan, founder of Hogash and ZionBuilder, built one of the fastest site builders for WordPress, generating sales of $90,000 in the first month, and utilized community involvement to make an even better product with an AppSumo campaign, as well as his advice for future entrepreneurs.

Read by 3,163 founders

36. Blurweb App

Blurweb App is a chrome extension started by Sanskar Tiwari in 2020. Blurweb App uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$1.5K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees

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I Built A Tool That Helps Blur Sensitive Information [With Just $5]

21-year-old software developer from India creates profitable browser extension, blurweb.app, saving content creators hours of post-video-editing time, with 2000+ customers and $1000+ in monthly revenue and plans to launch on Safari and other extension marketplaces.

Read by 3,875 founders

37. Kopf Consulting

Kopf Consulting is a tech support business started by LaKenya Kopf in 2007. Kopf Consulting uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$3K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees

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How I Created A Six-Figure Virtual Tech Support Company

Kopf Consulting is a six-figure virtual tech-support company that has provided affordable and professional virtual technical support to all levels of entrepreneurship for over 14 years and has expanded to providing training, consulting, and hiring services without a particular niche or location, serving clients worldwide.

Read by 3,869 founders

38. Modelnet

Modelnet is a business communications software started by Dmitriy Alentev in 2001. Modelnet uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$100K / month
Team
2 founders / 50 employees

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Reflecting On 20 Years Of Developing Video Streaming Solutions [$1.2M/Year]

Scrile, a software development company, created ModelNet, a platform for online video conferencing and live video chat that has earned $1.5M in sales with a margin of 40-50%, and expanded into new markets and niches such as online expert advice and consulting and telemedicine.

Read by 3,301 founders

39. LinkHelp

LinkHelp is a lead generation business started by Geet in 2021. LinkHelp uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$4K / month
Team
1 founders / 3 employees

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I Built A LinkedIn Lead Generator Tool And Make $48K/Year [Singapore]

LinkedIn lead generation and relationship-building tool, LinkHelp, used by entrepreneurs and small-to-medium businesses across different industries in more than 90 countries, boasts a diverse user base and an ARR of $50k, with a pricing model that's economical compared to competitors.

Read by 3,128 founders

40. Hawk Prospecting

Hawk Prospecting is a lead generation business started by Mohamad Alasadi in 2021. Hawk Prospecting uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$1K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees

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I Grew My SaaS Project From Idea To $1.5K MRR In 7 Weeks

Mohamad Alasadi, a 19-year-old entrepreneur, shares how he grew his B2B prospecting software, Hawk Prospecting, from an idea to $1.5K MRR in 7 weeks, using a no/low-code tool to build the product, and a go-to-market strategy that focuses on user feedback and outreach to marketing agency owners.

Read by 5,182 founders

41. Mutant Mail

Mutant Mail is an email marketing tool started by Abhishek Anand in 2021. Mutant Mail uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$2K / month
Team
2 founders / 2 employees

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How A DMCA Complaint Led Us To Build A Profitable Email Management Tool

Mutant Mail, a SaaS product from Fresent LLC, allows entrepreneurs, small businesses, marketers, and individuals to effortlessly manage all their domain emails from a single inbox, with a max usage account managing close to 245 email ids across 29 domains and acquired 10 paid customers within 2 weeks of its soft-launch and 100 more within 5 days of its AppSumo launch.

Read by 2,759 founders

42. FriendsWith limited

FriendsWith limited is an ecommerce platform started by Paige & Daniel in 2020. FriendsWith limited uses AppSumo for their business.

Revenue
$14.5K / month
Team
2 founders / 2 employees

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We Started a $174K/Year Social Commerce Platform During Lockdown

FriendsWith, a social commerce platform with a built-in affiliate rewards program for premium fashion and lifestyle brands, saw a 300% increase in app users since launching in August 2020 and estimates bringing in $200,000 in revenue for the next financial year, with a focus on attracting shopping enthusiasts to become "influencers" to start a side hustle with no overhead costs.

Read by 2,852 founders

43. Digital Media Cube

Digital Media Cube is a SEO agency started by Adrienne DeVita in 2014. Digital Media Cube uses AppSumo for their business.

Team
1 founders / 0 employees

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Pat Walls

I'm Pat Walls and I created Starter Story - a website dedicated to helping people start businesses. We interview entrepreneurs from around the world about how they started and grew their businesses.